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Sidekicks (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: This 1974 made-for-TV sequel to Skin Game (1971) brings back Lou Gossett, Jr. as Jason, with Larry Hagman taking over the role of Quince, played by James Garner in the first film. On the lam from their most recent scam, Quince and Jason find themselves mistaken for a pair of bank robbers, and at the mercy of an overzealous sheriff's daughter and an outlaw looking to pull one last job before he goes home to his family.
Plot: scam, dynamite, slavery, bounty hunter, bound and gagged
Time: 1850s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and exciting films with plots about crimes, gunfight, rivalry, partners, gang, heroes and horse mostly in Comedy, Western and Romance genres. Some movies like Sidekicks: Skin Game (1971), El Diablo (1990), Hitched (1971), Six Gun (2008), Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Skin Game (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Quincy Drew (Garner) and Jason O'Rourke (Gossett) travel from town to town in the south of the United States during the slavery era. Drew claims to be a down-on-his-luck slave owner who is selling O'Rourke as a slave. Quincy gets the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
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Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: kansas, missouri, usa, texas
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El Diablo (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When mild-mannered teacher Billy Ray Smith (Anthony Edwards) vows to bring a student's kidnapper to justice, he needs a bit of help. Lacking any cowboy skills of his own, he signs on a speedy gunslinger (Joe Pantoliano) and a no-nonsense cowboy ...
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Hitched (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The adventures of a newly married teenage couple in the Old West.
Plot: native american, newlywed, adventure, quest, interrupted hanging, mistaken identity, teenager, marriage
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Six Gun (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When three cowboys show up dead, Tommy, a hard-drinking, retired bounty hunter whose ranch is on the brink for foreclosure, must saddle up one more time to stop the bandit and collect a ransom. Prepare yourself to go back in time to the real old ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, humorous
Plot: bounty hunter, horse, tough heroes, old west, retired, chases and races, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry, buddies, partners against crime ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
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Genre: Comedy, Western
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Duration: 99 min.
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Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A quick-witted drifter wanders into a lawless town in the midst of a gold rush. Shocked by the prices of food and meals he reluctantly takes the job of sheriff by amazing the Mayor with his lightning quick, dead eye pistol accuracy. He makes the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, exciting ...
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Boss Nigger (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two black bounty hunters ride into a small town out West in pursuit of an outlaw. They discover that the town has no sheriff, and soon take over that position, much against the will of the mostly white townsfolk.
Style: semi serious, rough, realistic, humorous, exciting
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Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Elderly Will Lane arranges marriage of wild son of dead friend to tame him.
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Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Marshal Flagg, an aging lawman about to be retired, hears that his old nemesis, the outlaw McKaye, is back in the area and planning a robbery. Riding out to hunt down McKaye, Flagg is captured by McKaye's gang and finds out that McKaye is no ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
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The Rounders (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ben (Glenn Ford) and Marion (Henry Fonda) are two cowboys who make a meager living breaking wild horses. Their frequent employer Jim (Chill Wills), who always gets the better of them, talks them into taking a nondescript horse in lieu of some of ...
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Sam Whiskey (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sam Whiskey is an all-round talent, but when the attractive widow Laura offers him a job, he hesitates: he shall salvage gold bars, which Laura's dead husband stole recently, from a sunken ship and secretly bring them back to the mint before ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, exciting
Plot: heist, bounty hunter, fugitives, gold, lake, treasure hunt, romance, bank, cons and scams, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty ...
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Place: colorado, usa, arizona
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The Scalphunters (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Trapper Joe is on his way to the town with all of his gain of hides of the last winter. However a group of Indians stops him and takes all of his hides, leaving him the escaped slave Joseph instead. But Joe has no use for Joseph and is determined to ...
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Catlow (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Catlow is a 1971 western based on a story by Louis L'Amour. It stars Yul Brynner as a outlaw determined to pull off a gold robbery and co-stars Richard Crenna and Leonard Nimoy.
Style: humorous, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, apache, outlaw, bounty hunter, soldier, heist, criminal heroes, gang, old west, adventure, lone wolves, vengeance ...
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Three Amigos (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Western
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Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three unemployed actors accept an invitation to a Mexican village to replay their bandit fighter roles, unaware that it is the real thing.
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Duration: 73 min.
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Greaser's Palace (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A parable based on the life of Christ. This ain't your father's Bible story, full of references about the destruction of the world through massive constipation and a New Mexican setting.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat
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Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
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Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: James Coburn is a con man and grifter who comes across a map that leads to a fortune in stolen US Army gold. Carroll O'Connor is the crooked sheriff who stays on Coburn's tail.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
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Time: 60s
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Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A female hustler is chasing after rich men, but becomes repeatedly mixed up with a suave con man and card shark through a series of misadventures before falling in love with him.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, exciting
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Time: 19th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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One More Train to Rob (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Harker Flet and compatriots Timothy X. Nolan and Katy, along with three other men, steal $40,000 in money and jewelry from a California train in the gold-mining country of the 1880's. The six split up and while they are hiding out awaiting the ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
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Time: 19th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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